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R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP0502 - Shallow Drilling on the Antarctic Continental Margin (SHALDRIL)
Entry ID: NBP0502

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Abstract: The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines.
This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP0502 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at Punta Arenas, Chile and ended at Punta Arenas, Chile.
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Description: Expedition Data

Description: NSF Award Abstract #01-25922
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.98   S: -64.68   E: -55.09   W: -64.97
Min Altitude: 0 Max Altitude: 0

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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-04-02
Stop Date: 2005-04-22
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Marine Geoscience Data System, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: NBP0502

Data Center Personnel
Email: info at
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online HTTP
Fees: None
Phone: 713 743 0214
Fax: 713 748 7906
Email: jwellner at
Contact Address:
Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Houston
City: Houston
Province or State: TX
Postal Code: 77204
Country: USA
Anderson, J.B., J.S. Wellner, S. Bohaty, P.L. Manley, S.W. Wise, 2006. U.S. Antarctic Program Shallow Drilling Project (SHALDRIL) Cruises Completed, Eos Trans. AGU v.87: p.402,408.

Wellner, J.S. and J.B. Anderson, 2006. SHALDRIL: Quick Drilling on the Antarctic Continental Shelf, Scientific Drilling v.3: p.62.

Wellner, J.S., J.B. Anderson, and S.W. Wise, 2005. The inaugural SHALDRIL expedition to the Weddell Sea, Antarctica, Scientific Drilling v.1: p.40-43.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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